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RMU to host annual Out of the Darkness Walk

RMU to host annual Out of the Darkness Walk

Zachary Regan, Contributor

April 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The area outside of Robert Morris University’s Nicholson Center will be flooded with individuals preparing to take part in what will be the third Out of the Darkness Walk put on by the university. The walk, which acts as an awareness campaign for those suffering from mental health...

Report: The best college athletics in Pennsylvania

Report: The best college athletics in Pennsylvania

Gage Goulding, News Editor

April 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Niche.com put college sports teams across the state head to head with hopes to determine the best collegiate athletics in Pennsylvania. The report analyzes factors such as student reviews, statistics, national championships and athletic department revenue to determine the states best sch...

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

RMU students gather for candlelight vigil in honor of Antwon Rose

Soundharjya Babu, Contributor

March 30, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Robert Morris University students gathered for a candlelight vigil filled with prayer, song and remembrance in honor of Antwon Rose. After the two teens fled from the vehicle, Rosfeld shot and killed Rose, who was unarmed at the time. In the recent four-day trial, Rosfeld was found...

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

President Howard meets with Student Government Association in Massey Theater

John Blinn, Assistant News Editor

March 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Robert Morris University's Student Government Association (SGA) was joined by President Chris Howard for their meeting on Tuesday. Students gathered in Massey Theater at 5 p.m. to ask the president questions and learn more about the status of the university and what to expect as a...

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 26, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - For schools that miss out on the NCAA tournament, officials turn to smaller tournaments in order to get their moment in the spotlight. After the Colonials failed to post a season-long record that qualified the team for selection to the NCAA tournament, university officials have turned...

Increasing sexual violence awareness on Robert Morris University’s campus

Increasing sexual violence awareness on Robert Morris University’s campus

Jordan Redinger, Contributor

March 26, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- In response to the rapid increase of sexual assault allegations in the media, particularly regarding the #MeToo movement, universities across America are striving to create more programs to ensure students are safe. Robert Morris University is no different. “The best thing is to create...

Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU’s Yorktown Hall

Raja, Iovino face off in 37th District Senate Debate at RMU’s Yorktown Hall

Tanner Kreckle, Contributor

March 24, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Pennsylvania State Senator candidate's Republican D. Raja and Democrat Pam Iovino found themselves in a fairly heated debate Wednesday evening during the 37th District Congressional Debate. The debate, hosted by Robert Morris University's Political Science club and the League Of...

ESPN’s Jay Harris visits RMU to speak about Greek Life

ESPN’s Jay Harris visits RMU to speak about Greek Life

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

March 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — ESPN anchor Jay Harris visited Yorktown Hall at Robert Morris University Tuesday night to speak about his academic, professional and even personal relationship with Greek Life. The Norfolk, Virginia, native and Old Dominion University graduate came to the RMU campus, inspiring the...

First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

First-ever polar plunge to be hosted at RMU by Greek Life’s Sigma Tau Gamma

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Three, two, one... jump! The Sigma Tau Gamma fraternity at Robert Morris University is hosting their own version of the well known "Pittsburgh Polar Plunge," with the intentions to benefit the same cause. Brothers from the Greek Life organization at Robert Morris University are...

The Head and the Heart to stop at UPMC Events Center during Living Mirage Tour

The Head and the Heart to stop at UPMC Events Center during Living Mirage Tour

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - The Head and the Heart will make a stop in Moon Township during their next tour. Officials at the UPMC Events Center announced the tour on their Facebook page Thursday evening. The bands new album "Living Mirage" is scheduled to debut on May 17. The indie-folk band is embark...